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PlayStation version

Grandia PlayStation Title screen

Title screen

Grandia PlayStation The long two-part intro animation shows slightly steampunk-like technology...

The long two-part intro animation shows slightly steampunk-like technology...

Grandia PlayStation ...the game's heroes in anime fashion...

...the game's heroes in anime fashion...

Grandia PlayStation ...and lots of mythical scenes, with this one clearly influenced by Garden of Eden tale

...and lots of mythical scenes, with this one clearly influenced by Garden of Eden tale

Grandia PlayStation Yeah, I know, this happens to me too when I drink too much vodka. ... ... By the way, this is General Baal, the game's main villain, and he first character you see in-game

Yeah, I know, this happens to me too when I drink too much vodka. ... ... By the way, this is General Baal, the game's main villain, and he first character you see in-game

Grandia PlayStation Character status screen. This is the obligatory underage girl with the obligatory cute pet

Character status screen. This is the obligatory underage girl with the obligatory cute pet

Grandia PlayStation Town maps can be zoomed-out at any time with the press of a button

Town maps can be zoomed-out at any time with the press of a button

Grandia PlayStation This is Parm, the first town of the game, and probably the biggest one, too

This is Parm, the first town of the game, and probably the biggest one, too

Grandia PlayStation Nice indoor locations. This here is just a no-name house in Parm

Nice indoor locations. This here is just a no-name house in Parm

Grandia PlayStation Docks area with a save point

Docks area with a save point

Grandia PlayStation Much later, about halfway through the game - a more experienced party fights physically. Note the dynamism. I've set the tactics on "Play Fair"

Much later, about halfway through the game - a more experienced party fights physically. Note the dynamism. I've set the tactics on "Play Fair"

Grandia PlayStation Set the party tactics to "Go Wild" - Feena here hurls shurikens at the enemy as a special move

Set the party tactics to "Go Wild" - Feena here hurls shurikens at the enemy as a special move

Grandia PlayStation Managing your items. Lots of interesting stuff, actually

Managing your items. Lots of interesting stuff, actually

Grandia PlayStation This guy looks a lot like one of those Tove Janson's Moomin characters, don't you think?..

This guy looks a lot like one of those Tove Janson's Moomin characters, don't you think?..

Grandia PlayStation Battle in the Tower of Temptation. No, it's not at all what you've just thought. We just get cornered by aggressive enemies a lot

Battle in the Tower of Temptation. No, it's not at all what you've just thought. We just get cornered by aggressive enemies a lot

Grandia PlayStation World map. It's just dot-to-dot movement, no exploration. And locations tend to become grayed out way too much

World map. It's just dot-to-dot movement, no exploration. And locations tend to become grayed out way too much

Grandia PlayStation A mysterious hidden city with tanks

A mysterious hidden city with tanks

Grandia PlayStation Enter this ball and become catapulted towards the walkways

Enter this ball and become catapulted towards the walkways

Grandia PlayStation Opening the moves and magic menu during a battle

Opening the moves and magic menu during a battle

Grandia PlayStation Impressive entrance to a hangar - you'll have to visit this place quite a few times

Impressive entrance to a hangar - you'll have to visit this place quite a few times

Grandia PlayStation Party screen. A reasonably tough one, with four full characters

Party screen. A reasonably tough one, with four full characters

Grandia PlayStation Many dungeon-like areas are just plain mountain paths or something like that. Enemies look a lot like bugs, too, and are small. Displaying the main command menu

Many dungeon-like areas are just plain mountain paths or something like that. Enemies look a lot like bugs, too, and are small. Displaying the main command menu

Grandia PlayStation Skill and magic management

Skill and magic management

Grandia PlayStation Savannah dungeon. Here, 3D plays at least some role

Savannah dungeon. Here, 3D plays at least some role

Grandia PlayStation Throwing bombs at lizards! I've always wanted to do this!..

Throwing bombs at lizards! I've always wanted to do this!..

Grandia PlayStation As opposed to the fairly bland dungeons, populated areas in this game often have a cozy, colorful, almost "creamy" vibe

As opposed to the fairly bland dungeons, populated areas in this game often have a cozy, colorful, almost "creamy" vibe

Grandia PlayStation In dungeons, you can only zoom out a bit if you've accessed a special point. It's not particularly helpful, actually

In dungeons, you can only zoom out a bit if you've accessed a special point. It's not particularly helpful, actually

Grandia PlayStation Visiting an inn in one of the villages

Visiting an inn in one of the villages

Grandia PlayStation Tactics management

Tactics management

Grandia PlayStation Desert dungeon. A visible enemy is approaching

Desert dungeon. A visible enemy is approaching

Grandia PlayStation Golden words, dude, golden words!.. Just a bit of philosophical dialogue with an interesting creature in the city of Zil Padon

Golden words, dude, golden words!.. Just a bit of philosophical dialogue with an interesting creature in the city of Zil Padon

Grandia PlayStation Item shop. Those icons destroy the atmosphere, in my opinion

Item shop. Those icons destroy the atmosphere, in my opinion

Grandia PlayStation This must be Shanghai! Seriously, check out all those hanging clothes!..

This must be Shanghai! Seriously, check out all those hanging clothes!..

Grandia PlayStation Happy boars are trying to attack me

Happy boars are trying to attack me

Grandia PlayStation Justin executes one of his most powerful moves

Justin executes one of his most powerful moves

Grandia PlayStation Here you can see the somewhat interesting usage of 3D, with two walkways on top of each other

Here you can see the somewhat interesting usage of 3D, with two walkways on top of each other

Grandia PlayStation A quiet day in the Laine village

A quiet day in the Laine village

Grandia PlayStation A late-game dungeon. As usually in Japanese RPGs, it means organic materials begin to prevail

A late-game dungeon. As usually in Japanese RPGs, it means organic materials begin to prevail

Grandia PlayStation Casting a powerful ice spell

Casting a powerful ice spell

Grandia PlayStation Climbing down. Enemies are watching, as always

Climbing down. Enemies are watching, as always

Grandia PlayStation Late-game decisive boss battle. Check out his attack! Impressive, right?..

Late-game decisive boss battle. Check out his attack! Impressive, right?..


Grandia Screenshots

SEGA Saturn version

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